1. It rules affection and attraction how we express ourselves with dress and demeanor our desires and appeals.
2. Associated positive effects affection , emotions , love affairs , friendship , harmony , beauty , art , decoration , elegance , presentation , happiness .
3. Associated negative effects lack of will power, lack of self confidence, conceit, arrogance.
4. Venus is never far from sun . Therefore it is never far sun . Therefore it is either in your sunsign or in one of the two signs immediately before or after it . It rules the taurus ( vrishabh rashi ) and the libra ( tula rashi ) .
5. Venus or shukra is the 2nd inner planet between sun and earth . It is a natural benefic planet signifying happiness and comforts in material life .
6. Position of venus in horoscope signifies pleasure and our sexual instinct.
7. Venus can be seen in the mornings and evenings after sunset . Its elongation is noted as 48 degrees .
8. Venus is the brightest of all planets .
9. The diameter is nearly 7,580 miles and slightly smaller than earth .
10. It is noted that venus has no oxygen and has a dense atmosphere which obscures its surface features venus is also called earth’s twin sister.
11. Gender female
12. Time in each zodiac or sign 30 days within 28 degrees of sun, maximum 2 zodiacs away.
13. Nature watery ( kapha ) , benefic , rajasic ( passion )
14. Associated metal silver
15. Associated color white
16. Associated animal parrot , cow
17. Ruling deity lakshmi , indra
18. Constellation or nakshatra bharani , purva phalguni , purva ashadha
19. Associated day of week friday
20. Associated direction south east
21. Exalted ( uccha ) sign or zodiac 27 degrees pisces ( meena )
22. Debilitated ( neecha ) sign or zodiac 27 degrees virgo ( kanya rashi )
23.Positional strength ( digbala ) 4th house
24. Number represented 6